The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 59 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing SSH 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.78% 0.10% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.63% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.95% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £29.59
% change year-on-year
- +1.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 240 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 21.52% 24.34% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 82 70
Average daily rate £350 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £206 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.90 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSH across the Reading region.

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the Reading region.

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSH.

1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (40.00%) JBoss
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) PKI
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) J2EE
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Sun
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (30.00%) Application Packaging
5 3 (30.00%) Release Management
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) Video on Demand

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (40.00%) JBoss
1 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (20.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) FTP
4 2 (20.00%) RIP
4 2 (20.00%) SNMP
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) DOCSIS
4 2 (20.00%) Telnet
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Payroll Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) E-Business Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 3 (30.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) PKI
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (20.00%) MPEG
2 2 (20.00%) IPTV
2 2 (20.00%) STB
2 2 (20.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (20.00%) DTV
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 5 (50.00%) Solaris
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) DRM
3 1 (10.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Korn
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Sun
4 2 (20.00%) Tektronix
4 2 (20.00%) Apple
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco